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  • Football coach fired after player injured while boxing

    The Park High School football coach has been fired after a player was seriously injured while boxing during a “leadership camp” on Aug. 11.

  • Train hits off-road vehicle near Selah

    YAKIMA – A 64-year-old man was hospitalized after he was hit by a train while riding an off-road vehicle near the Washington town of Selah.

  • Stephen Curry out at least 2 weeks with sprained right knee

    Stephen Curry will miss at least two weeks for Golden State with a sprained ligament in his right knee, dealing a blow to the Warriors’ hopes of following a record-breaking …

  • Oil plant explosion injures 3 workers on Gulf Coast

    A powerful explosion ripped through an oil plant on the southern coast of the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday, injuring three workers, authorities said.

  • Two hospitalized after falling from hotel under construction

    Two workers were hospitalized after a gust of wind caused them to fall from a hotel under construction in Billings.

  • Ride the Ducks vehicle collides with car in Seattle

    A Ride the Ducks vehicle and a car crashed in Seattle’s Lower Queen Anne, the first reported collision involving one of the amphibious vehicles since September’s deadly collision on the …

  • Idaho teens injured in car crash involving dogs

    Two Idaho teenagers were injured in a crash Sunday morning outside of Orofino, the Idaho State Police said. A dog jumped into the lap of an 18-year-old driver, causing the …

  • Cyclist on B.C. to Panama ride injured in crash in Forks

    The Washington State Patrol says a London cyclist was injured when he was struck by an SUV south of Forks on the Olympic Peninsula.

  • Lindsey Vonn ends season early because of left knee injury

    Lindsey Vonn’s ski season is over. The overall World Cup leader said Wednesday she was leaving the racing circuit early because her left knee injury was more serious than originally …

  • Lindsey Vonn injures left knee in crash at World Cup race

    Lindsey Vonn sustained an unspecified left knee injury during a crash in a women’s World Cup super-G on Saturday while Federica Brignone of Italy took the win.

  • Canine crime fighter to return to dog’s life

    Few will have the experience of leaving their careers on top. Five-year-old Deacon, a German shepherd who has served the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office since December 2013, is among them.

  • Idaho family sues USFS for $1M after tree hit son

    BOISE — An Idaho family has sued the U.S. Forest Service demanding more than $1 million after a large dead tree at a remote campsite fell and injured their young …

  • Taxi crashes Ore. hotel room, lands on man in bed

    A taxicab plowed through the front window of a Portland motel room today, landing on top of a man who was in bed and seriously injuring him.

  • WSU student hospitalized after clothes catch fire

    A Washington State University student was being treated today at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after his clothes accidentally caught fire on Tuesday evening.

  • Brand, Duke’s Super Frosh, Breaks Foot; Out For Season

    Duke freshman Elton Brand, leading the Blue Devils in scoring and rebounding, will miss the rest of the season after breaking his foot during practice. The 6-foot-8 forward broke the …

  • Tez Breaks Ankle, Is Out For Season

    Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy broke his left ankle in the first quarter of Sunday’s game at San Diego and will be lost for the rest of the year. …

  • Bruised Shoulder Has Justice’s Status For Today’s Game Up In Air

    An MRI on David Justice’s left shoulder revealed no tear, but a bruised rotator cuff makes his status questionable for Game 3 today. Justice hurt himself diving back to second …

  • 22 Hurt As Plane Drops Suddenly In Bad Weather Jet Flying From Seattle To New York Makes Emergency Landing In Denver

    At least 22 people traveling on a cross-country American Airlines flight were injured Thursday when severe turbulence caused the plane to drop suddenly and forced an emergency landing. The injuries …

  • Slow Down - Before Causing Tragedy

    This happened to me, but it could happen to anyone. I was just going to the store, minding my own business. March 5, I was standing on the corner of …

  • Blair’s Stay In Hospital A Short One Tigers Pitcher Called Lucky; Recovery To Take 6-8 Weeks

    Detroit Tigers pitcher Willie Blair left Cleveland on Monday, less than 24 hours after his jaw was broken by a line drive off the bat of Julio Franco. Blair was …

  • Pincay On The Mend

    Hall of Fame jockey Laffit Pincay remains hospitalized in fair condition, a day after breaking three ribs in a spill at Santa Anita. Pincay, 50, was resting at an Arcadia, …

  • Flying Puck Leaves 10-Year-Old In Coma

    A 10-year-old boy from Indiana was in a coma Friday after he was hit in the head by a puck while watching a hockey game. The stray puck hit Chad …

  • Woman Boxer Injured In Debut

    A woman making her professional boxing debut apparently sustained a broken blood vessel in her head, requiring surgery and several days of hospitalization. Katherine Dallam, a former kick-boxer, lost to …

  • Sports People

    The only player suspended by the NCAA in Dean Smith’s 36 years at North Carolina has been reinstated. Makhtar Ndiaye, a Michigan transfer who sat out last season, was declared …

  • Moorer’s Jaw Not Broken

    Michael Moorer did not break his jaw, as he had thought, in retaining the IBF heavyweight championship Saturday night. After stopping Francois Botha of South Africa in the 12th round, …

  • Oregon Tailback Out Five Weeks

    Oregon tailback Jerry Brown will be sidelined for about five weeks after he broke his left hand at practice, coach Mike Bellotti said. Brown started two of the first five …

  • Leaf Down, But Most Likely Not Out

    Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf was helped out of Martin Stadium after spraining his right ankle during football practice Wednesday, but the sophomore starter was not expected to miss Saturday’s …

  • Condition Of Pilot From Cda Improves

    The pilot of a small plane that crashed on a grassy knoll outside Seattle-Tacoma International Airport was improving. Gregory Rainey, 41, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, was listed in serious condition …

  • Vandals’ Brennan Can’t Shake Shoulder Woes

    University of Idaho junior quarterback Brian Brennan is expected to miss at least four weeks following arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder Tuesday. “The best case scenario is that he …

  • Martinez’s Ribs Far From Healed

    Edgar Martinez’s return to the Seattle Mariners is going to take longer than expected. A bone scan Thursday revealed that the Mariners’ All-Star designated hitter has stress fractures in four …



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